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Coaches from Wrocław to Essen

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Wrocław - Essen Coach Timetable

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Journey Information

There are 13 intercity coaches per day from Wrocław to Essen. Traveling by coach from Wrocław to Essen usually takes around 14 hours and 35 minutes, but the fastest FlixBus coach can make the trip in 11 hours and 13 minutes.

Distance434 mi (698 km)
Shortest duration11h 13m
Cheapest price£17.15
Trips per day3
Most frequent serviceFlixBus
Coach lines2

What coach companies travel from Wrocław to Essen?

There are two coach lines that have daily service from Wrocław to Essen that you can search and book on Wanderu. Of these two carriers, FlixBus usually offers more choice, with 12 scheduled trips per day.

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
FlixBus1214h 41m£41.62
Sindbad112h 30m£47.38
  • FlixBus


    First launched in Germany in 2013, FlixBus has become one of the largest intercity coach companies in Europe. Its fleet travels through nearly every country in Europe, including the U.K. FlixBus operates an average of 12 trips from Wrocław to Essen, and usually makes the trip in about 14 hours and 41 minutes. On your trip, you'll enjoy Wi-Fi and live GPS, as well as restrooms, air conditioning, and power outlets.

  • Sindbad


    Sindbad is a Polish coach company that began its service in 1983. Its fleet of over 120 modern, comfortable coaches connects destinations across Europe. Passengers have access to onboard Wi-Fi and entertainment, air conditioning, restrooms, and beverages. A Sindbad trip to Essen departing from Wrocław usually takes 12 hours and 30 minutes, and most trips arrive at Train Station in Essen.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by coach from Wrocław to Essen during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our coach partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, coach carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all coach passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the coach.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the coach ride?

The coach takes an average of 14 hours and 35 minutes to cover the 434 miles from Wrocław to Essen. However, the fastest coach only takes 11 hours and 13 minutes. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road trip. Keep in mind that your actual coach may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by coach?

"Because many passengers travel from Wrocław to Essen at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for coaches. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Thursday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Thursday ticket is the way to go."

When do the earliest and latest coaches leave Wrocław?

The first coach leaves at 01:00 and the last coach leaves at 23:00. To see the times for all coaches from Wrocław to Essen, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many coach schedules are there most days?

There are 13 scheduled coaches that travel from Wrocław to Essen every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 3 direct coaches, where you can stay on the same coach without having to transfer to a connecting coach at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Wrocław to Essen; ticket prices start at £83.55.

Station Information

Where does the coach leave from in Wrocław?

Departure stations

Coaches to Essen leave from 3 stations in Wrocław.

All coach stations in Wrocław:

  • ul. Joannitów 13

  • ul. Norwida 42

  • Wroclaw Pl Sucha

Where does the coach arrive in Essen?

Arrival stations

These are the two stations where coaches may stop when they arrive in Essen.

Coach stations in Essen:

  • Train Station

  • Essen Hbf

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